H.Res. 633 (109th): Honoring Helen Sewell on the occasion of her retirement from the House of Representatives and expressing the gratitude of the House for her many years of service.


Dec 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 19, 2005

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 19, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Curtis “Curt” Weldon

Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district



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Dec 17, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 19, 2005
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 2005
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


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